Posts tagged ‘mourn’

For Paris

This is a prayer of solidarity and healing after Friday night’s terror attack in Paris. Here’s a link to this prayer translated into French. For Paris Author of life,…

Read article

Aux Juifs de France, Modifié

This is a prayer for the Jews of France after the terror attack on a kosher market in Paris. The prayer appears first in French followed by…

Read article

After a Deadly Anti-Semitic Attack

This prayer is a response to Saturday’s anti-Semitic terror attack at the Jewish Museum in Brussels. Again, Israelis and Jews targeted and dead. This is an adaptation of…

Read article

For the People of Kansas City

A prayer for the people of Kansas City and the Jewish community after yesterday’s deadly violence targeting the Overland Park JCC and Village Shalom assisted living home. Here are…

Read article

Prayer for the People of London

This is a new memorial prayer for the victims of the 7 July London bombings. It’s an adaptation of prayers I wrote in response to violence in Norway…

Read article

For the People of the United States, From Israel

As events unfold in Greater Boston, here’s a new prayer for the people of the United States, written from Israel. Although this prayer is aimed at the…

Read article

Bombing at the Boston Marathon

This is a prayer for healing in response to the bombing at the Boston Marathon, written today at the request of the Union for Reform Judaism. The prayer…

Read article

Aux Juifs de France: Toulouse, 19 Mars 2012

In memory of the victims of the anti-Semitic violence in Toulouse one year ago, here’s a French translation of my prayer “For the Jews of France,”…

Read article

Prayer for the Jews of France

A prayer for the Jews of France after today’s violence in Toulouse. Here is a link to a translation of this prayer into French, called “Aux…

Read article

Shall I Cry?

This is a prayer about the vastness of joy, love, friendship and care. I’ve selected this for day 36 of Counting the Omer, the Lovingkindness in…

Read article